A good Honours degree in English or English related subjects (2:1 or above). Non-standard qualifications and experiential learning will also be taken into account. Applicants for whom English is not their first language are required to have an IELTS score of 8.0. All applicants for research degrees must submit an application form accompanied by a research proposal to the Faculty's Research Application Panel (RAP). For further information please visit our research degrees pages.
Months of entry
The MA English by Research is your opportunity to conduct in-depth research on a topic of your choice from the field of modern literary studies, relative to an area of staff expertise.
This piece of original research will usually be based on close study of the primary texts as well as engagement with critical, contextual and theoretical material as appropriate. You will conduct your research under the close supervision of a member of staff.
Your research topic will be decided in consultation with a member of the English team. An individual supervisor will be assigned during the application and interview process and you will then work closely with them.
Information for international students
Applicants for whom English is not their first language are required to have an IELTS score of 8.0.
Fees and funding
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Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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